Darton College


Highest Degree Offered: Associates

College Type: Public

Campus Type:

Academic Calendar: Semester

State: Georgia


DC is a community-oriented institution within the University System of Georgia. Its principle mission is to provide educational programs, services, and opportunities to eligible citizens of southwest Georgia. DC will be recognized as an exemplary teaching and learning educational community where students are nurtured and encouraged to achieve their greatest potential. With a student centered faculty and staff who embrace diversity in a friendly and inclusive learning environment, Darton will be a valued leader, resource and model for our students and our community. Darton will provide the opportunity for all students to participate in every aspect of collegiate life, including personal enrichment in athletics, fine arts, and wellness.

Student/Faculty Numbers

Total Students: 5018

Undergraduate Students: 5018
Faculty: 104

Total Student/Faculty Ratio: 48:1
Undergraduate Student/Faculty Ratio: 48:1

Contact Information

2400 Gillionville Rd
Albany Georgia 31707

Website: http://www.darton.edu

Main Email:

Main Phone: 229-430-6000

Additional Campuses:

Admissions Contact:
Melanie Tiernan
Admissions Recruiter, Office of Admissions

Transfer Services Contact:

International Admissions Contact:

Athletics Contact:
Mike Kiefer
Director of Athletics , Athletic Department

Applying to Transfer

Transfer Agreements:

Minimum GPA for Applying:
Darton College does not publish a minimum GPA requirement for transfer admission consideration.

Minimum Grades for Transfer:
A grade of C or better is required, and credit is issued for equivalent courses in your curriculum at Darton. A maximum of two courses carrying grades of D may be transferred if they satisfy curricular requirements and if your transfer GPA is at least 2.0.

Credits (Min/Max):
A maximum of 42 semester hours of academic work may be transferred to Darton College. A limited number of credits earned by correspondence may be transferred if they carry satisfactory grades and meet curricular requirements.

Test Scores for Applying:
SAT/ACT scores are not required for admission.

Letters of Recommendation Required:
Student must submit a statement of good standing with prior institution for admission consideration.

Essay(s) required:
Darton College does not ask for an essay or personal statement on the application.

Application Fee:
There is a $20 non-refundable application fee.

Other Requirements:

Fall Deadline:
Two weeks prior to beginning of semester

Spring Deadline:
Two weeks prior to beginning of semester

Summer Deadline:

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Transfer Statistics

Transfer-Out Rate for Community Colleges:

Admissions Data From: Fall 2010


Tuition and Fees – In-State:

Total Cost – In-State:

Note on Costs:

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Financial Aid

General Financial Aid Information:
It is important to apply for financial aid as early as possible to allow for complete processing of your financial aid applications. We want to help you reach your educational goals.

Special Programs


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